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Johnnie's Pastrami

4017 Sepulveda Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230
(310) 397-6654
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Ranked #11 of 262 Restaurants in Culver City
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 3:30 am
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Santa Monica, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

I'm from Brooklyn, and I'm fussy about certain foods. Johnnie's rings the bell, two out of three. Their vanilla shake is tops, their pickles...a kosher delight. They prepare pastrami on an Italian roll. If they could put it on real Jewish rye, then O.K. Still it's not bad. Cash only, easy parking off Sepulveda.

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Sunnyvale, CA
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234 reviews 234 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW via mobile

This is average pastrami, not especially spiced well, served hot steamed, and sliced super thin to make it soft. Bread is fresh but not especially tasty. Onion rings and chilli fries are good. Service is friendly and fairly efficient and they do have a small parking lot behind the restaurant. I'm sorry -- I don't see or understand all the... More

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Federal Way, WA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Johnnie's is always our first stop after a plane ride from Seattle to LA whether is in the morning or late at night. Just thinking about it makes my mouth water. I like their "French Dip" style Hot Pastrami Sandwiches better then the famous Carnegie Deli in NYC. Love the service, (servers here for years), atmosphere and food. We love... More

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Dayton, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The food, atmosphere, people all great! For the price - worth it! I would recommend a drive, even in LA to get one of their sandwiches. The beer was very cold ... the way it should always be served. I had the Hot Pastrami!

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Gallatin, Tennessee
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71 reviews 71 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We visited L.A. after a five year absence making Johnnie's a must stop. The food was as expected GREAT!!!! The fries are my favorite! But really you go there for the pastrami which will not disappoint!

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Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

My boyfriend loves pastrami and wanted to come here to Johnnie's. From Long Beach, it took us about 40 minutes on this fine Memorial Day Monday--which makes this place blessedly empty so far. I've never been here but I like the patio dining area where we sat. There were cute little picnic style tables with flower boxes lining the perimeter... More

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Los Angeles, California
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47 reviews 47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Tried their Hot Pastrami on French roll and I was surprise the size of the meat oozing fresh from the pan. It taste like moisture and oily in your mouth without the pickles, jalapenos, or mustard on it. Unlike other pastrami I tasted before this one has distinctive taste that's similar to homemade pastrami. It's raw and I feel like... More

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Miami, Florida, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I haven't been to Johnie's for 5 years at least - and I got a chance to go this past week when I was in LA. Let me tell you - it was WORTH THE WAIT. You can't go and not have the Pastrami, but my buddy isn't a fan, so he ordered the Patty Melt. Under any other circumstances,... More

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Los Angeles, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

I've been to Johnnie's Pastrami on Washington dozens of times, but I wasn't reviewsing on TA then. Had time to go there on Wednesday night. As expected, outstanding sandwich (Hot Corned Beef on French Roll), fries/onion rings, water...and Heineken. All while sitting outside at 7:30 pm at night by the fire in shorts and T-shirts. Pickles to die for. All... More

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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Johnnie's is far and away the best pastrami sandwich in Los Angeles. The outdoor seating area is nice with a great fire pit to keep you warm on those latte night visits. I love the pickles, people in the know will ask for the "atomic" mustard and clear those sinuses. I'm literally drooling just thinking about it.

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Additional Information about Johnnie's Pastrami

Address: 4017 Sepulveda Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230
Phone Number: (310) 397-6654
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Culver City
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Monday 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Tuesday 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Wednesday 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Thursday 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Friday 10:00 am - 3:30 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:30 am
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Delicatessen, Steakhouse

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